Hockey Coach’s Assessment: “The Kids Get It”

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Editor’s Note:  Sports Feel Good Stories reader Darren Ferris submitted “The Kids Get It” story below which has been entered into the TeamSnap/ “Sports Feel Good Story of the Year” Contest. The Kids Get It I coach my daughter’s Bantam girls ice hockey team. We are the low house level – most girls haven’t played […]

“All Hockey Hair Team 2013″ from the MN High School Hockey Tournament

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First a little background: The Urban Dictionary defines “Hockey Hair” as “long, untamed hair usually capped with a hat with wings of hair flowing and curling up from under it. This hair flows easily out of hockey helmets and is becoming popular with hockey players everywhere.” Indiana has high school basketball, Texas has high school […]

Hockey Community Rallies Behind Jablonski

For anybody that has ever been in a hockey locker room you get the feeling that it is more than just a team, it’s a brotherhood and a fraternity. Regardless of the level, all players can relate to that feeling of lacing up the skates and taking the ice. For Jack Jablonski, he may never […]

Hockey Crowd Assists 8-year-old National Anthem Singer

Eight-year-old Elizabeth Hughes sang the National Anthem at an AHL Norfolk Admirals (Tampa Bay Lightning’s affiliate) game against the Connecticut Whale (New York Rangers’ affiliate) last Friday night. When the sound system went down, the crowd picked her up by helping her finish the remainder. Elizabeth remained calm during her unnerving moment in the spotlight.  […]

Good Samaritan NHL Hockey Player Provides Roadside Assistance

Despite scoring a goal, Washington Capitals Brooks Laich was on the losing end of Game 7 against the surprising Montreal Canadians. When driving home from the arena, the Canadian-born center, noticed a car pulled off on the side of the road. A woman and her daughter, Mary Ann Wangemann and Lorraine, hit a pothole which […]